Solutions that make a difference

STS Defence are specialists in mission-critical communications and intelligent systems, and operate in markets including the defence, marine, aerospace and nuclear sectors.

We help our customers to resolve complex technical challenges; investigating and creating innovative solutions, designing and manufacturing assemblies and sub-assemblies, and integrating and supporting systems through‑life.

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Defence

We deliver communications systems and support to both the naval and land domains.

Aerospace

We manufacture equipment and assemblies for the civil and military aerospace sector.

Marine

We manufacture subsea cabling systems and are currently condition monitoring systems for shipping.

Nuclear

We provide integrated training solutions and safety consultancy to the nuclear and defence sectors.

What we offer

Research & Technology

We undertake research into new technologies that help our clients resolve complex technical problems.

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Design & Manufacture

We produce electronic and mechanical systems and sub-assemblies where quality and security are paramount.

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Integration & Support

We integrate electronic systems onto military platforms and provide integrated logistic support through-life.

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Supporting you from idea to in-service

Wherever you are in the product lifecycle, we can help.  We work out ways to exploit new technology. We help mature concepts into workable prototypes and small-batch production, and we integrate systems and equipment and support them through-life.

By operating across the life-cycle spectrum, we offer you an agile, low-risk and cost-effective way to investigate, develop, deploy and sustain technology that delivers results.

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News and Articles

BlogNews
24th June 2019

STS Defence to Launch IConIC at Electric & Hybrid Marine World Expo, Amsterdam

STS Defence are pleased to announce that we are exhibiting at the RAI Amsterdam from tomorrow, June 25th-27th!  Our Research and Technology team, headed by…
BlogNews
18th June 2019

IConIC, a revolutionary new artificial intelligence system for the marine sector

IConIC increases vessel availability, saves money and reduces environmental impact Assured vessel availability is critical to optimise operations and avoid unwanted and expensive downtime.  ‘Unhealthy’…
BlogNews
18th April 2019

Design & Manufacturing’s NVQ Success

Well done to all of our Design and Manufacturing colleagues who have worked hard to achieve their EAL Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Business-Improvement Techniques.…

Case studies

Maritime Multimedia

Providing internet access to the crew's aboard the Royal Navy's warships.

Water-cooled cabinets for the Royal Navy

Addressing a complex and challenging technical problem for military maritime environments in above and below surface platforms.

Carry-on Bowman

Providing a secure voice and data communications network for boarding operations to improve situational awareness

Containerised communications for HMS Protector

Developing a military communications solution for the Royal Navy's ice patrol vessel

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Join the team

Do you want to be part of a company that’s going somewhere?  We are looking for individuals with a passion for solving problems.  Whether you are an experienced technology professional or just starting out in your career, STS Defence offers you a chance to grow.

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